Kansas Made, Kansas Grown – Helping Our Creative Kansans

The Post Rock Opportunities Foundation (PROF) serves artists, authors, craftsmen and food producers from Kansas who might not otherwise have the ability and/or resources to market their goods, especially the contributing class who are:

Membership is not limited to the contributing class—any Kansan can join.

Our Mission is to Provide Markets for Creative Kansans

The Post Rock Opportunities Foundation is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit corporation that provides markets for the work of Kansas artists, craftsmen, and food producers while strengthening the economy of the area by providing jobs and increasing tourism to the region.

Changing the Lives of Kansas Artists, Authors, Craftsmen, Food Producers

How We Help

The Foundation supports Kansans by providing retail stores, an extensive website, social media, and hands-on events that are both educational and entertaining.

  • Kansas Originals Market & Gallery Retail Locations
    Provides fully-staffed retail store locations on I-70 and the Kansas Turnpike that exclusively showcase the work of Kansans and are open 362 days each year.
  • Kansas Originals Market and Gallery Online
    Markets the work of Kansas artists, craftsmen and food producers through the www.kansasoriginals.com website and Kansas Originals and Post Rock Opportunities Foundation Facebook pages.
  • Annual Events and Promotions
    Events feature and promote artists who demonstrate and discuss their work for the general public in an enjoyable atmosphere that includes Kansas food sampling and entertainment.
    • Meet the artists and authors held throughout the year
    • Memorial Weekend event
    • Czech Festival celebration
    • Spirit of Kansas Day
    • Holiday open houses

The Foundation continually searches for additional funding to support the mission, including:

  • Grants
  • Scholarships
  • Gifts and memorials

How You Can Help

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Kansas Originals store location

Kansas Originals Market & Gallery

a Post Rock Opportunities Foundation’s enterprise that provides a venue to fulfill its mission

Kansas artist weaving wheat

Wheat weaving artist

during Czech Festival Celebration at Kansas Originals Market & Gallery

Kansas artists

Many thanks!

“You have enables hundreds of artisans to profitably market their wares. Many thanks!” —Eldon Weaver

Wanda Haney, painter

Still painting at 91

marketing the works of artist Wanda Haney for the past 27 years, who is still painting at age 91